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Greg Enkers

UND vs. NDSU Series Should Continue beyond 2019

Anticipation is building to quite the crescendo that will take place inside the Fargodome this week as UND and NDSU meet on the gridiron for the first time since 2003. Yes, after 12 years the two schools have FINALLY put aside their differences from the bitter Division 2 vs. Division 1 divorce and will play again this Saturday, and again in 2019....

North Dakota and Philadelphia Both Winners Today

It's a rare event in sports when two teams can collide and both end up smiling when the dust settles. But that's exactly the case for the North Dakota men's hockey program and the NHL's Philadelphia Flyers. The Flyers managed to woo 11-year veteran head coach Dave Hakstol from Grand Forks (after two failed attempts previously) and despite debate...

strange season for czarnik of miami

It's been the strangest of seasons so far for Miami Forward Austin Czarnik. The NCHC All-Conference Preseason selection had to endure a stretch of 20 games this year before netting his first goal of the season. There were 21 assists to his name prior to the score that came at the 7:27 mark of the 2nd period against RPI this past Saturday. Now,...

und hockey in unfamiliar territory

The North Dakota men's hockey team enters its holiday break in very unfamiliar territory. After closing out the first half of the season with a 13-4-2 (.737) record the team is in its best position to this point of any season under head coach Dave Hakstol. Over the previous 10 years under Hakstol, the team's average record before Christmas is...

historic game tonight in grand forks

The University of North Dakota women's basketball team put themselves on the national map by making the Division I NCAA Tournament for the first time ever last season. But it was not the success of last year that led to the University of Minnesota making a special trip to Grand Forks. Curtis Loyd, father of UND standout Mia Loyd, was on the...

"struggling" teams showcase strength of nchc

It's been a difficult road to travel so far this season for Western Michigan and Colorado College in the NCHC. Sitting at the bottom of the league, however, these two teams showcase why the NCHC may be the most difficult conference to compete in throughout the country. We've noted that the NCHC has the best non-conference record of any league in...